Total Time
2hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 2 hrs

This is a different version of Ambrosia with a touch of the green for St. Patty's Day. A hand me down recipe from a company pot luck. Cook time is time needed for chilling.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In medium bowl mix together both cans of pineapple.
  2. Sprinkle pudding mix over pineapple and let sit about 3 minutes.
  3. Add nuts and coconut.
  4. Blend in whip topping and marshmallows, combining well.
  5. Cover and chill at least 2 hours.
Most Helpful

This was delicious, and very easy to prepare. I always wanted the recipe for this, so now that I have it and it turned out so good, I will be making this again and again.

Dana-MMH April 01, 2002

I made this for my husband over St. Patrick's Day because he loves pistachios. It was a hit. Thanks for the recipe. It's a bit like Watergate Salad but with coconut.

Claire #3 March 20, 2002

This was awesome! I couldn't stop eating it and DH absolutely loved it. In fact, we ate the whole thing in one day. Can you say "oink"?

Luby Luby Luby September 28, 2003